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Defense chief calls on European allies to be wary of China and Russia

Defense Secretary Mark Esper called on U.S. allies in Europe to be wary of Chinese investments while blasting Russia for violating arms control rules and for its aggression in Europe. ...

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How Not to Run the World

Once upon a time, the American commitment to regularity in meetings and reasoned decision making allowed the rest of the world to sleep a little easier. The most significant shock ...

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Biden: Trump inherited a pretty good economy from Obama, just like he inherited everything in his life

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden on Friday said President Trump is becoming more “erratic” and predicted that the president will double down on his “worst instincts” if the economy ...

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Wall street Journal and Times Higher Education release 2020 U.S. college rankings

The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education (THE) today released their fourth annual ranking of the top U.S. colleges and universities. The WSJ/THE College Rankings covers more than 800 ...

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House intelligence committee revs up probe into Saudi influence efforts targeting Trump

The House Intelligence Committee is ramping up an investigation into alleged efforts by Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf states to use financial inducements and other means to win favorable ...

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Trump says two Washington Post reporters shouldn’t be allowed at the White House

President Donald Trump on Saturday took aim at two Washington Post reporters, saying they “shouldn’t even be allowed” at the White House following a story critical of the administration’s record. ...

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Kamala Harris apologizes for her response to a questioner’s offensive remark about Trump

Sen. Kamala Harris apologized Saturday following criticism that the California Democrat and presidential candidate laughed and responded, “Well said,” to a lengthy question from a voter who had called President ...

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Trump himself altered the Hurricane Dorian map with a sharpie

President Trump was the one who doctored a projection of Hurricane Dorian’s path before the map was displayed during a White House meeting between Trump and acting Homeland Security Secretary ...

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Hiring has slowed: US employers hardly added a modest 130,000 jobs in August

U.S. employers added 130,000 jobs in August, a sign that hiring has slowed but remains durable amid economic weakness and President Donald Trump’s trade war with China. The job gain ...

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House judiciary preparing vote on impeachment hearing rules

The House Judiciary Committee is escalating its impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, preparing a vote as soon as next Wednesday to establish procedures for hearings the panel hopes to ...

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